Urban Country

Santa Monica, CA

About Urban Country

Urban Country houses unique objects and colorful remnants of America's past. Starting in the late 1990's, Steven Schwartz and Casey Hale have focused the Urban Country collection on anonymous American Folk art as well as pieces from carnivals, circuses and sideshows of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Vintage sideshow banners, shooting galleries and ventriloquist heads are on display alongside vintage industrial furniture and lighting, antique American flags, massive 19th century general store tables, anonymous American folk art and humorous vintage and antique ro...Read More

Urban Country

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Late 19th Century American General Store or Harvest Table
Late 19th Century American General Store or Har...
Antique Late 19th Century American Country Dining Room Tables
Wood
Great late 19th century general store counter with nicely turned legs. Perfect large dining table or centre island for work kitchen. A total workhorse. Could have casters put on to r...
Early 20th Century Liberty Truth Equality Justice Midwestern Courthouse Signs
Early 20th Century Liberty Truth Equality Justi...
Vintage 1920s American Folk Art Political and Patriotic Memorabilia
Metal
Late 1920s unique collection of American folk art hand painted lightbox wall panel signs created by a sign company in Chicago. The panels hung in the Appanose Country Courthouse in C...
Industrial Marble Slab Candy Maker, Bakery or Lab Work Table
Industrial Marble Slab Candy Maker, Bakery or L...
Vintage 1930s American Industrial Industrial and Work Tables
Marble
Chunky marble slab table found in the Midwest. Most likely an industrial factory table. Uses could have been for candy making, an industrial bakery or lab. Awesome honed marble with ...
Carnival Midway Flashing Sputnik Light
Carnival Midway Flashing Sputnik Light
Vintage 1950s American Steampunk Carnival Art
Plastic
Vintage flashing Sputnik light from carnival midway. Real attention grabber. One side has old repair. Please see images. All sockets in good working order.
Folk Art Trade Sign Smarty Pants For Her
Mid-20th Century American Folk Art Signs
Wood
Smarty Pants For Her! Midcentury American Folk Art trade sign from a dress shop. Measures 5 feet 6 inches long by 1 foot 8 inches wide.
Iron Apple Orchard Folk Art Trade Sign
Vintage 1930s American Folk Art Signs
Iron
Vintage heavy sheet iron trade sign with fantastic subject matter. Giant apple with original paint surface and excellent hand lettering. Very dynamic piece of American Folk Art. Heav...
Wood Carved Folk Art American Muscle Car
Vintage 1960s American Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings
Wood
Hand-carved Folk Art pink and white midcentury car. Fun display piece. Quite a heavy piece.
Large-Scale Glazed Lava Stone Foundry Crucible ...
Early 20th Century Unknown Machine Age Planters and Jardinieres
Stone
Very large smelting Crucible for bronze or steel foundry. Beautiful green variegated green glaze. Stamped numbers seen in photographs. Substantial enough to use for a potted olive tr...
Carnival Midway Punk Knockdown Goat Game
Vintage 1940s American Folk Art Carnival Art
Canvas
Vintage carnival punk. Unusual goat named "Billie". Knock "Billie" over and win the prize.
Industrial Marble Slab Candy Maker, Bakery or L...
Vintage 1930s American Industrial Industrial and Work Tables
Marble
Chunky marble slab table found in the Midwest. Most likely an industrial factory table. Uses could have been for candy making, an industrial bakery or lab. Awesome honed marble with ...
Folk Art Adam and Eve from Midwest Lodge
Vintage 1930s American Folk Art Painted Furniture
Wood
Fantastic hand-painted and carved lodge piece from the Midwest. Painting depicts Eve picking the apple from the snakes mouth. The Stand has a hand-carved snake that wraps around the ...
Vintage Circus or Sideshow Hand-Painted Giant C...
Vintage 1930s American Folk Art Carnival Art
Canvas
Vintage one of a kind circus or sideshow hand painted banner with a giant clown balancing a feather on his nose. Original paint on a light canvas sheet. The banner is stamped on the ...

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